Category: Featured

DSU Deputy President Suspended Pending Investigation

We have received reports that the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) Deputy President Education Augustus Mbanasor has been asked to step down from his position. The news was first released in a Facebook post made by Augustus stating: “Just so...

/ 22nd March 2017

Does DMU Have Home Advantage?

Does DMU have a home advantage? The Stats De Montfort University prides itself on being heavy involved in the university sporting world, with millions invested into different sites around the city, including £1 million spent on the watershed and £2...

/ 18th March 2017

DSU Election Results

The votes are in and the results show is now live right from the brand new campus centre. After a dramatic week of campaigning the candidates can now only sit back and await the results. This year has been a...

/ 17th March 2017

Demon Media raised over £1000 for Charity

De Montfort University based student media group raised over £1000 for two very worthwhile charities, Mind and Coping With Cancer.  Two weeks ago, award winning student media group, Demon Media, orchestrated one of the biggest projects they’ve ever undertaken as a...

/ 10th March 2017

Drum and Bass Awards 2017 – The Aftermath

When attending a night of non-stop, 10 hour, drum and bass raving it’s almost impossible for everything to not blend into one. However by splitting up the night, with the awards being revealed at midnight, the poignant and best sets...

/ 10th March 2017

An Interview With Sundara Karma

After releasing their debut album last month, indie band Sundara Karma performed to a packed-out 02 Academy Leicester on Monday 20th January, following the news that their ‘Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect’ tour has now completely sold out. The first support...

/ 1st March 2017

Gender Fluidity: A Personal Experience

Gender fluidity is one of those things that many people don’t understand, it is where the person is often fluid between male and female and is very new in society; many people are used to either cis-gender or transgender and...

/ 21st February 2017

Who’s laughing now? The PewDiePie controversy

In an age of social justice and extremism on both sides of the political spectrum, the topic of racism, and particularly anti-semitism, can be a touchy one; one that many of us try to avoid like the plague. The fear...

/ 18th February 2017

Comedy Festival: Jonathan Pie @ The Y Theatre

Jonathan Pie, played by Tom Walker, a political mouthpiece of an agitated generation, delivered a fantastically thought-provoking show to the audience at The Y Theatre in Leicester. Pie, whilst open with his self-proclaimed leftist stance, didn’t hold back on taking...

/ 13th February 2017

Tom Watson: We’ve got an uphill struggle ahead

Tom Watson, the elected Deputy Leader of the Labour Party as of September 2015, appeared on The Andrew Marr Show to discuss the pre-eminent futures of Brexit, Labour polling and Jeremy Corbyn this past week. Following a “difficult few months”, the...

/ 13th February 2017